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Growing Wheatgrass

Our first attempt at growing food in the apartment was wheatgrass, which we started on New Years Day. Wheatgrass was our first choice because: We…

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How to: Vegan Yogurt (Oat & Hemp)

There are lots of vegan “substitutes” out there, which makes being vegan without feeling like you are giving things up seem easier than ever. Unfortunately,…

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The Province of Ontario releases a guide to building or buying a tiny home

This month, the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing released a PDF guide to building or buying a tiny house in Ontario. As we mentioned…

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Veganized: Soft Pretzel Twists

It is nasty outside today: I can’t quite tell if it is ice pellets or freezing rain hitting the window, but any outdoor activities or…

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Getting the Indoor Garden Started

A little while back we decided that if we’re going to honestly give this farming thing a go we should probably figure out if we…

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Tiny houses in Ontario? What does the Building Code say?

There are a few regulatory layers to building a new dwelling in Ontario, the first of which is the Ontario Building Code. The Ontario building…

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